28 August – Saint Augustine

Modern Hagiography

Roman Martyrology

Sanctorale Catholicum

Lives of the Saints by Alban Butler.

Lives of the Saints by Francis Weninger.

Lives of the Saints by Sabine Baring-Gould.

The Liturgical Year by Dom Guéranger.

Character Calendar

Pictorial Lives of the Saints 

La vie des saints 

Our Birthday Bouquet Culled from the Shrines of the Saints and the Gardens of the Poets by Eleanor C. Donnelly.

Pictorial Half Hours with the Saints by Auguste François Lecanu.

Miniature Lives Of The Saints For Every Day In The Year by Henry Sebastian Bowden.

Short Lives of the Dominican Saints 

Little Lives of the Great Saints by John O’Kane Murray.

Stories of the Saints for Children: The Black Letter Saints by Mrs. Molesworth.

Stories of the Saints Third Series by Mary Seymour.

Short Instructive Sketches from the Lives of the Saints 

Il libro d’oro 

In God’s Garden: Stories of the Saints for Little Children by Amy Steedman.

Book of Saints and Heroes by Mrs. Lang.

Saints and Heroes to the End of the Middle Ages by George Hodges.

Medieval Hagiography

BHL, Supplement 

Possidius, Life of Saint Augustine 

The Golden Legend (and illustrations)

Writings of Saint Augustine

Documenta Catholica Omnia 

Wikipedia Bibliography 

Complete Works in English 

Excerpt On the Care to Be had for the Dead 

Excerpt from City of God: Book 22:8-10. On Miracles 

Saint Augustine Volumes at the CCEL (scroll down)

Enchiridion: On Faith, Hope, and Love 

Excerpt on the Feast of the Epiphany

Excerpt on the Nativity of Our Lord

Excerpt on the Providence of God

Excerpt on the Law of God

Art & Architecture

6C Fresco 

Arca di sant’Agostino 

The Church of Sant’Agostino in Gubbio (see also)

The Church of Sant’Agostino in San Gimignano (see also)

Saint Augustine Altarpiece by Piero della Francesca 

15C Painting 

Saint Augustine in His Study by Botticelli (Uffizi)

Saint Augustine in His Study by Botticelli (Ognissanti)

Saint Augustine in His Study by Carpaccio


A Guide to Christian Iconography: Images, Symbols, and Texts 

Kornbluth Photography Historical Archive 

Medieval Religion Listserv – 2016 Dillon.

L’iconographie de saint Augustin 

Post-Biblical Saints Art Index

Sacred and Legendary Art volume I by Mrs. Jameson.

A Handbook of Christian Symbols and Stories of the Saints as Illustrated in Art by Clara Erskine Clement.

A Garner of Saints: Being a Collection of the Legends and Emblems Usually Represented in Art by Allen Hinds.

Lives and Legends of the Great Hermits and Fathers of the Church, with Other Contemporary Saints by Mrs. Arthur Bell.

The Saints in Art with Their Attributes and Symbols, Alphabetically Arranged by Margaret E. Tabor.

Saints and their Symbols: A Companion in the Churches and Picture Galleries of Europe by E. A. Greene.

The Saints in Art by Joseph Maria von Radowitz.

Emblems of Saints by Which They Are Distinguished in Works of Art by F. C. Husenbeth.

Sacred Symbols in Art by Elizabeth Edwards Goldsmith.


Medieval Music Database

Charpentier, “Pour St Augustin”, H.307 


Petitions of Saint Augustine 

Prayer to Mary 

Prayer to Saint Augustine 

Meditations for the Use of the Secular Clergy by Pierre Chaignon.

Manna for the Soul: Meditations for Every Day of the Year by Paulo Segneri.

Meditations on the Life, the Teaching and the Passion of Jesus Christ for Every Day of the Ecclesiastical Year with an Appendix of Meditations for the Festivals of Various Saints by Augustin Maria Ilg.

Meditations for All the Days of the Year by M. Hamon.

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